Thank You!

The RGJ’s Best of Reno awards highlight the area’s favorites in all categories, and La Famiglia was honored to be nominated for Best Italian Restaurant. While we didn’t take gold this year, we’re proud to share that we made it to top three! Best of Reno La Famiglia was the dream of Paolo and Teresa […]


Latest Updates for Dining at La Famiglia in Reno

Instances of the pandemic are steadily improving here in northern Nevada, and we couldn’t be happier. As we continue to follow the governor’s direction, we’re pleased to announce new details if you’re dining with us here at La Famiglia. As of March 15, our capacity increased to 50%, and we can seat up to six […]


La Famiglia Nominated for Best Italian Restaurant in RGJ’s Best of Reno 2021

We’re honored to find La Famiglia among the nominees for the 2021 Best of Reno Awards! Here’s what to know about how to find us and how to vote. Voting for Best of Reno If you’ve never voted in the Best of Reno Awards, they make it very easy. Follow this link, then enter your […]


We Can’t Wait to See You!

Today is the big day! We can’t wait to welcome our friends and guests, old and new, back to La Famiglia. Despite all the excitement last weekend, our grand re-opening following the closures is still today, Friday, June 5 – and we can’t wait! We’re looking forward to sharing the fresh new updates that will make […]


Results from The Reno Vegan Chef Challenge

During the month of April, La Famiglia had the pleasure of participating in the 2019 Reno Vegan Chef Challenge. This community event challenged local chefs and restaurants to prepare at least three special vegan menu items for a complete vegan dining experience. The catch? The food had to be so good that all diners – […]


Vegan Dining at La Famiglia During the Reno Vegan Chef Challenge

We announced last week that La Famiglia will be throwing down in the Reno Vegan Chef Challenge during the month of April, and now we’re back to share a little preview of our special vegan menu. Remember, this is a month-long event challenging local restaurants to offer amazing menu items that satisfy vegan dietary restrictions […]


La Famiglia and the Reno Vegan Chef Challenge

La Famiglia is excited to announce our participation in the Reno Vegan Chef Challenge! This month-long community event begins in April, and the goal is bringing vegan dining into the mainstream. Local chefs have been challenged to create healthy, tasty, delicious vegan dishes that can be enjoyed by everyone – not just vegan diners. The event […]


From Server to Owner – La Famiglia Changes Hands

The Gaspari family opened the doors to La Famiglia in 2004 on East First Street, the same year Nicki Shea began slinging pasta at the traditional Italian restaurant as a waitress. It was a job she adored almost as much as the Gasparis themselves,  and it was enough to put her through university and launch her […]